NASHVILLE, Tenn – Nissan signaled its return to Super Bowl advertising today by teasing a commercial called “Thrill Driver,” set up as an action-packed, comedy-thriller movie premiere.

The teasers, available at, preview Nissan’s A-list cast led by Emmy Award Winning Actor and Co-Creator of Schitt’s Creek Eugene Levy, and joined by actors Danai Gurira and Dave Bautista.

Nissan Brand Ambassador Brie Larson will also have a lead role in the upcoming “big game” spot.

In the teaser spots, Levy appears as super-cool, action-hero Dragon, transformed by an all-new 2023 Nissan Z*. He teams with Gurira as Hotshot, and Bautista as Pointman.

Concurrent with the teaser spots, Nissan launched a sweepstakes** for one lucky person to win an all-new 2023 Nissan Z. Enter before midnight on Feb. 15, 2022, at:

Get ready to ride, and stay tuned to see where this story goes. #THRILLDRIVER

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*All-new 2023 Z not yet available for purchase. Expected availability Summer 2022.
**Sweepstakes rules


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